Greeks protest against proposed pension cuts

The pensions cuts are proposed for next year.

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    Greek pensioners are protesting against proposed cuts to their pensions next year.

    According to the latest figures, a majority of Greek pensioners already live on an average monthly income of $412.

    That is the lowest average rate since 2008 financial crisis.

     

    Al Jazeera's John Psaropoulos reports from Athens.


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